1MSc in Epidemiology, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Medical University Shahid Sadoughi, Yazd, Iran
2MSc in Epidemiology, Health officer, Department of Biostatic and Epidemiology, Abadan School of Medical Sciences, Abadan, Iran.
3Minimally Invasive Surgery Research Center, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran. Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health , Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran .Iran.
4MSc in epidemiology, Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Review: Background: Liver cancer is the sixth most common cancer and the third leading cause of cancer is. The true prevalence of infection in cancer remains unknown But the incidence of these cancers in 1.7 % of all cases of cancer. The aim of this study was to examine the changes of liver cancer mortality in the population during the years 2006 to 2010. Materials and Methods: In this study, the reported data were used for the face of death in the country. After the initial planning of this study, data were collected during cancer-related deaths and entered into a pre-designed form. Results: The results of the calculation of mortality rates per hundred thousand people showed the death rate from cancer has increased from 4.78 to 5.37. The mortality rates in all years of the study show Liver cancer in men is higher than women with increasing age, the death rate from this cancer also increases. Discussion and conclusions: According to the research of liver cancer is on the rise and liver cancer screening in low therefore recommended that in patients with hepatitis B, liver cancer screening is to detect cases. Key words: Liver, cancer, the mortality , Iran.